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Gelaterie Sofia SRL

Via Por Santa Maria 5R, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 214399
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  • Excellent1%
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  • Average3%
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  • Terrible91%
19 Jun 2017
“Disappointed”
24 May 2017
“Tourist trap - STAY AWAY!”
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Via Por Santa Maria 5R, 50122, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Unfriendly service and prices much higher than expected. No sign visible to say they don't accept credit cards, only cash. Gelato itself (esp peach) was disappointing. Plenty of other gelateria nearby where you'll have a delightful experience.

Thank Travelreviews123
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Sorry but there are SO many good places to go I suggest somewhere else. The Gelato was fine but there are far better.

Thank John A
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Can't believe we fell for this - outside the price board said 4 Euros for 3 scoops, but when they ask you to come in to pay you find out the cones (!) are an extra 3 Euros... when I complained to the seller she...More

1  Thank OCA2013
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We paid 12 euros for 2 cones (what a ripoff), but felt worse for the sweet older couple who came in before us and was charged 20 euros for the same thing.

Thank Evan E
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

not kidding when they say tourist scam. Ok gelato, but they trick you into getting to €10 size, asked for a small got a medium cup for €10. When I said I asked for a small she said no you didn't.....

Thank Keller B
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

No prices at front of shop. Charged €10 per cone when going inside to pay. Not good ice cream, total scam. Avoid at all costs.

Thank apstapleton
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I saw delicious looking gelato in the window so we decided to step up and get some. While the lady was scooping our cones I started to get money ready, but I realized there were no prices posted (which I thought was illegal in Italy)....More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 January 2017

we got charged 20 euros for waffles with ice cream and a cannoli ... thought it was a bit suspicious and then i came here and saw that yes, indeed, everyone else got scammed here too. avoid. the prices are not displayed very clearly. so...More

Thank Turelchemi
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

If there is a minus or 0 star i would have given that. Just got ripped off 15 euros for a cup (as shown in picture) of 3 flavour gelato which would cost about 5 euros elsewhere. Their gelato must be made of golden nuggets....More

Thank Li C
Reviewed 24 September 2016

By the time we arrived in Florence we had frequented the gelato counters in Rome, Milan and around Lake Como. The usual prices were about 3 Euro a scoop. Our group stooped at the stand and we did not check the prices carefully. This particular...More

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  • Address: Via Por Santa Maria 5R, 50122, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Uffizi
  • Neighbourhood: Uffizi
  • Phone Number: +39 055 214399
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